Research Acknowledgement

It is extremely important that our grant is cited in all publications resulting from the use of NORC services. Our productivity and effectiveness as a Center is measured in part by the citation of the grant in published work. Please use the following acknowledgement in your publications:

This work utilized Core Services supported by grant DK089503 of NIH to the University of Michigan.

Pilot + Feasibility

The 2017-2018 Pilot/Feasibility competition is now closed.

These awards were made in current grant cycle (September 1, 2017 – August 31, 2018):

Charles Evans, Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Internal Medicine – Metabolism, Endocrinology & Diabetes
“Differentiating intrinsic and exercise training-responsible contributions to exercise capacity, obesity, and metabolic health”

Xin (Tony) Tong, M.D., Ph.D., Research Assistant Professor, Molecular & Integrative Physiology
“Role and mechanisms of E4BP4 in high-fat diet-induced liver steatosis”

Naik Abhijit, M.B.B.S., Internal Medicine – Nephrology
Effect of moderate caloric restriction on glomerular growth after kidney transplantation

For More Information, Please Contact:

Ormond MacDougald, Director of Pilot and Feasibility Program, via email: